April 25, 2010

Dr. Behooving tells conference: “indulge cyclists’ whims”

Below is a paper I will present to the Healthy Cities Conference in Brisbane this coming July, based on an earlier post. Eventually this and other essays started on the blog, will find their way here. […]
April 25, 2010

Cannonball!

As much as I would like to think I am the wiliest sprinter B-grade has seen, the honor belongs to this young guy (in the cap with the towel around his neck), the human cannonball, as […]
April 23, 2010

helmets and the surveillance society

  I knew the moment I popped Za Bear up on my port rack, that if anything had gone wrong I would have been dammed for life as an irresponsible sod for risking his head, despite […]
April 21, 2010

Medicine ball training

I always wondered why road racing guys trained on bikes set up for racing. I just did my regular training ride from Newcastle out to Redhead and back, on the Velorbis, and am now wondering why […]
April 20, 2010

The Meaning of the word “Gentleman”

A "gentleman" is welcoming of ladies who would like to play bicycle poloGentlemen are mindful of safety when swinging their whackersGentlemen take the whole world as their cycle lane, though in a way that never causes […]